Armin Badre


Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Surgery Dept
(780) 569-5494


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Dr. Armin Badre graduated from the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine in 2012. He then completed his Orthopaedic Surgery training at the University of Alberta in 2017. Upon graduation, he went to the Roth McFarlane Hand and Upper Limb Centre (HULC), a world-renowned upper extremity specialized centre, to subspecialize in the management of complex elbow, hand, and wrist reconstruction and trauma. While at HULC, he also completed a Master of Science in Surgery focused on elbow biomechanics under the supervision of Drs. Graham King and Jim Johnson.

Dr. Badre joined the Western Upper Limb Facility (WULF) at Sturgeon Hospital in 2019. His clinical practice is focused on the management of various elbow, hand, and wrist conditions including arthroscopy, arthroplasty, and upper extremity trauma.

Dr. Badre has an academic appointment with the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and is involved with the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows. He is quite keen on the advancement of knowledge through high-quality clinical and biomechanical research and is currently the research lead at WULF. He has published his work in a number of prestigious journals and presented at various national and international scientific meetings.

Dr. Badre is currently a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada and a member of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA), the Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS), the Canadian Shoulder and Elbow Society (CSES), the Canadian Society for the Surgery of the Hand (CSSH-SCCM), the Wrist Evaluators Canada (WECAN), and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH).

Clinical Interests

Elbow, hand, and wrist surgery; Upper extremity trauma